The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 107 108 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Contract jobs citing Perl 107 91 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.84% 1.58% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% 3.74% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 76 117
Average daily rate
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£475 £505 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.94% +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.30 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £43.75 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-10.85% +23.23%
Perl
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2594 2432 3110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.64% 42.16% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2142 1890 2392
Average daily rate £475 £451 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 29
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.49 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.05% -9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.34 £14.88 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £158.00 £104.61 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 119 (62.96%) Linux
2 108 (57.14%) Python
3 87 (46.03%) UNIX
4 71 (37.57%) Java
5 68 (35.98%) SQL
5 68 (35.98%) Finance
6 67 (35.45%) Windows
7 46 (24.34%) Banking
8 42 (22.22%) Oracle
9 37 (19.58%) DevOps
10 36 (19.05%) SQL Server
11 30 (15.87%) PowerShell
12 28 (14.81%) C++
13 27 (14.29%) Jenkins
14 26 (13.76%) Relational Database
14 26 (13.76%) Shell Script
14 26 (13.76%) Puppet
14 26 (13.76%) Ruby
15 25 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (12.70%) Bash Shell
16 24 (12.70%) JavaScript
16 24 (12.70%) XML
17 23 (12.17%) Solaris
18 22 (11.64%) Git (software)
19 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (10.05%) OO
19 19 (10.05%) PHP
19 19 (10.05%) C
19 19 (10.05%) VMware
20 18 (9.52%) Configuration Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (5.29%) IIS
1 10 (5.29%) WebSphere
2 9 (4.76%) Apache
2 9 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.17%) JBoss
4 5 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (2.65%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.12%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.59%) SAS
6 3 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (1.59%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (1.59%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.06%) WMQI
7 2 (1.06%) Mule ESB
7 2 (1.06%) nginx
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.53%) Confluence
8 1 (0.53%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (4.23%) MS Office
2 6 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
3 4 (2.12%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.59%) Maple
4 3 (1.59%) LaTeX
4 3 (1.59%) Mathematica
5 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.06%) thinkFolio
2 2 (1.06%) Eikon
2 2 (1.06%) RMDS
3 1 (0.53%) Unica
3 1 (0.53%) Global One
3 1 (0.53%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.65%) SaaS
2 5 (2.65%) IaaS
3 4 (2.12%) PaaS
4 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.06%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.94%) LDAP
2 14 (7.41%) Firewall
3 13 (6.88%) DNS
4 11 (5.82%) SAN
5 10 (5.29%) SSL
5 10 (5.29%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.70%) DHCP
7 6 (3.17%) HTTP
8 5 (2.65%) Internet
9 4 (2.12%) OSPF
9 4 (2.12%) BGP
9 4 (2.12%) LAN
9 4 (2.12%) iSCSI
9 4 (2.12%) NAS
9 4 (2.12%) SNMP
10 3 (1.59%) Network Security
10 3 (1.59%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.59%) SMTP
11 2 (1.06%) Kerberos
11 2 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.76%) Relational Database
3 16 (8.47%) RDBMS
4 15 (7.94%) MySQL
5 9 (4.76%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.65%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (2.65%) DB2
8 4 (2.12%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.59%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.59%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
9 3 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.06%) DTS
10 2 (1.06%) Data Mining
10 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 22 (11.64%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.47%) Subversion
4 13 (6.88%) Ant
5 10 (5.29%) ClearCase
5 10 (5.29%) JIRA
6 7 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.70%) Gradle
7 5 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.12%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.12%) Maven
8 4 (2.12%) Hudson
9 3 (1.59%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.59%) FishEye
9 3 (1.59%) Introscope
9 3 (1.59%) JBehave
10 2 (1.06%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.06%) Selenium
10 2 (1.06%) Gerrit
General
1 68 (35.98%) Finance
2 46 (24.34%) Banking
3 18 (9.52%) Front Office
4 16 (8.47%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.17%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.65%) Legal
7 4 (2.12%) Back Office
8 3 (1.59%) Advertising
8 3 (1.59%) Retail
9 2 (1.06%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.53%) Law
10 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (15.87%) Developer
2 20 (10.58%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (7.94%) Analyst
4 13 (6.88%) Administrator
5 11 (5.82%) Senior Developer
6 9 (4.76%) Applications Support
7 8 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (4.23%) Python Developer
8 7 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (3.70%) Release Manager
8 7 (3.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 7 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
9 6 (3.17%) Support Engineer
9 6 (3.17%) DBA
9 6 (3.17%) Senior Python Developer
9 6 (3.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.65%) Oracle DBA
10 5 (2.65%) Technical Manager
11 4 (2.12%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (12.70%) XML
2 16 (8.47%) Web Services
3 14 (7.41%) FIX Protocol
4 12 (6.35%) .NET
5 7 (3.70%) J2EE
5 7 (3.70%) HTML
6 6 (3.17%) SciPy
6 6 (3.17%) NumPy
7 4 (2.12%) REST
7 4 (2.12%) SOAP
7 4 (2.12%) Spring
7 4 (2.12%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (2.12%) JMX
7 4 (2.12%) LAMP
8 3 (1.59%) CGI
8 3 (1.59%) JSON
8 3 (1.59%) JSP
8 3 (1.59%) RESTful
9 2 (1.06%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (1.06%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (5.82%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.29%) Credit Risk
5 9 (4.76%) Equities
6 8 (4.23%) Market Risk
7 6 (3.17%) Grid Computing
8 5 (2.65%) Clustering
9 4 (2.12%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.12%) SWIFT
9 4 (2.12%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.59%) Physics
10 3 (1.59%) CMDB
10 3 (1.59%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.59%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.59%) Statistics
10 3 (1.59%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.59%) Thin Client
10 3 (1.59%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 119 (62.96%) Linux
2 87 (46.03%) UNIX
3 67 (35.45%) Windows
4 23 (12.17%) Solaris
5 15 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.76%) AIX
7 6 (3.17%) Ubuntu
8 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.65%) CentOS
9 4 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.59%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.59%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.06%) VMS
11 2 (1.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.53%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (19.58%) DevOps
2 25 (13.23%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (10.05%) OO
4 18 (9.52%) Configuration Management
4 18 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (8.99%) E-Commerce
6 15 (7.94%) Load Balancing
6 15 (7.94%) SDLC
7 13 (6.88%) Project Management
8 11 (5.82%) Migration
8 11 (5.82%) ETL
8 11 (5.82%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (5.82%) Analytics
8 11 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (5.29%) Low Latency
9 10 (5.29%) Open Source
9 10 (5.29%) Scrum
10 9 (4.76%) Release Management
11 8 (4.23%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.23%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (57.14%) Python
2 71 (37.57%) Java
3 68 (35.98%) SQL
4 30 (15.87%) PowerShell
5 28 (14.81%) C++
6 26 (13.76%) Shell Script
6 26 (13.76%) Ruby
7 24 (12.70%) Bash Shell
7 24 (12.70%) JavaScript
8 19 (10.05%) PHP
8 19 (10.05%) C
9 11 (5.82%) C#
9 11 (5.82%) PL/SQL
9 11 (5.82%) VBScript
10 7 (3.70%) Korn
11 6 (3.17%) Jython
11 6 (3.17%) R
12 5 (2.65%) C-shell
12 5 (2.65%) VBA
12 5 (2.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.99%) Degree
2 8 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.12%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.59%) MCSE
5 2 (1.06%) CCIE
5 2 (1.06%) CCNP
5 2 (1.06%) CCIP
5 2 (1.06%) CCNA
5 2 (1.06%) CCDA
5 2 (1.06%) CCSA
5 2 (1.06%) RHCE
6 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.53%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.53%) MCP
6 1 (0.53%) MCSD
6 1 (0.53%) NCDA
6 1 (0.53%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.76%) QA
2 2 (1.06%) COREP
2 2 (1.06%) FINREP
2 2 (1.06%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (6.88%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.70%) NFS
4 5 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.65%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.12%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (2.12%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.59%) vSphere
7 2 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (1.06%) vCloud
7 2 (1.06%) Terminal Services
7 2 (1.06%) Docker
7 2 (1.06%) GPFS
8 1 (0.53%) Ceph
8 1 (0.53%) HDFS
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.53%) Samba
8 1 (0.53%) Firmware
8 1 (0.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.53%) KVM
Systems Management
1 26 (13.76%) Puppet
2 16 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.17%) ZABBIX
3 6 (3.17%) Control-M
3 6 (3.17%) SCOM
4 5 (2.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (2.65%) ITRS Geneos
4 5 (2.65%) Ansible
5 4 (2.12%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.12%) StatsD
5 4 (2.12%) logstash
5 4 (2.12%) Salt
5 4 (2.12%) BladeLogic
5 4 (2.12%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (2.12%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.12%) Graphite
6 3 (1.59%) Rundeck
6 3 (1.59%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (1.59%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 42 (22.22%) Oracle
2 19 (10.05%) VMware
3 17 (8.99%) IBM
3 17 (8.99%) Microsoft
4 14 (7.41%) Sybase
4 14 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 12 (6.35%) HP
6 11 (5.82%) Cisco
7 10 (5.29%) Splunk
8 8 (4.23%) EMC
9 7 (3.70%) Veritas
9 7 (3.70%) F5
10 5 (2.65%) NetApp
10 5 (2.65%) Reuters
10 5 (2.65%) Informatica
10 5 (2.65%) Dell
11 4 (2.12%) CheckPoint
11 4 (2.12%) TIBCO
11 4 (2.12%) Perforce
11 4 (2.12%) Remedy
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: Excellent Rates
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £425.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago